euare-accountcreate man page

euare-accountcreate ā€” [Eucalyptus cloud admin only] Create a new account


euare-accountcreate [-k] [-w] [-d DOMAIN] [-l] [--show-empty-fields]

[-U URL] [--region USER@REGION] [-I KEY_ID]

[-S KEY] [--security-token TOKEN] [--debug] [--debugger] [--version] [-h] [ACCOUNT]


[Eucalyptus cloud admin only] Create a new account

positional arguments


also add an alias (name) to the new account (required on eucalyptus < 4.2)

optional arguments

-k, --create-accesskey

also create an access key for the new account's administrator and show it

-w, --write-config

output access keys and region information in the form of a euca2ools.ini(5) configuration file instead of by themselves (implies -k)

-d DOMAIN, --domain DOMAIN

the DNS domain to use for region information in configuration file output (default: based on IAM URL)

-l, --set-default-user

set this user as the default user for the region in euca2ools.ini(5) configuration file output. This option is only useful when used with -w.


show empty values as "(nil)"

-U URL, --url URL

identity service endpoint URL

--region USER@REGION

region and/or user names to search when looking up config file data

-I KEY_ID, --access-key-id KEY_ID

-S KEY, --secret-key KEY

--security-token TOKEN


show debugging output


launch interactive debugger on error


show the program's version and exit

-h, --help

show this help message and exit


December 2016 euca2ools 3.4